BBC NEWS | Americas | US man seeks change for $1m note
A man who handed over a counterfeit million-dollar bill to a cashier at a Pittsburgh supermarket and asked for change has been arrested.Police told the BBC the man became abusive when a manager at the Giant Eagle store confiscated the fake note.
He broke an electronic funds-transfer machine at the counter and reached for a scanner gun, said police.
There is no real US bill worth $1m (Â£490,000). Since 1969, the $100 note has been the highest in circulation.